Pre-kindergarten Assessments


Work Sampling System (WSS) – Web-based Version
Pre-k programming may continue to use Work Sampling through the 2011-2012 school year. The Web-based version of WSS includes progress checklists, a digital portfolio for each child, and the capacity to run various types of reports. Under the Vermont state agreement, the cost of the subscription is $12.95 per child/per year. This cost includes the scoring rubrics and the program that calculates the Early Childhood Outcomes required for children on IEP's.

To apply for

  1. Download and complete the "Work Sampling Registration."

  2. Mail or fax the completed form to Pearson. Payment or a purchase order must accompany your registration form.

  3. Once your registration has been accepted and payment received, you'll receive an email from Pearson welcoming you and setting you up with a user name and password.

  4. Each subscription is for twelve months.


Manuela Fonseca at or (802) 479-1418

Page Last Updated on March 21, 2014